EnglishEdit

NounEdit

skil (plural skils)

  1. Obsolete spelling of skill.

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IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse skil, derived from the same root *skel- as skilja (to separate, to understand), but without a -j- suffix.

NounEdit

skil n pl

  1. boundary, division
  2. understanding, knowledge
  3. due and proper treatment, that which duty requires
  4. delivery, handing in of something due, e.g. of an assignment, paper, etc., but also payment, e.g. of rent
  5. (weaving) the space between threads through which one weaves
  6. (meteorology) front (transition zone between airmasses)
  7. message

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • gera skil
  • segja skil á
  • standa í skilum
  • koma til skila
  • vita skil á, kunna skil á

SynonymsEdit

VerbEdit

skil

  1. skil (I understand), the present active indicative first person singular of skilja (to understand)
    Ég skil ekki.
    I don't understand.
  2. skil (understand!), the shortened active imperative of skilja (to understand)

VolapükEdit

NounEdit

skil (plural skils)

  1. skill

DeclensionEdit

Last modified on 25 January 2014, at 19:06